Steelworkers union Community backs fracking in UK

Steelworkers union Community backs fracking in UK..

Michael Adamson 02-Nov, 22:40 105 BBC

The main steelworkers union has backed plans for fracking in the UK. The Community union says the fracking industry will need significant...


UK construction rises despite Brexit vote

UK construction rises despite Brexit vote..

Anna Torres 02-Nov, 07:18 104 BBC

UK construction companies enjoyed a rise in business activity in October, largely thanks to another big increase in residential work, says...


UK house price growth slows in October

UK house price growth slows in October..

Andrew Martin 02-Nov, 03:30 92 BBC

UK house prices were unchanged in October, ending a run of 15 successive monthly increases, says the Nationwide. And the annual growth in...


Inflation 'set to soar to 4% by late 2017'

Inflation 'set to soar to 4% by late 2017'..

Mia Mason 01-Nov, 20:06 111 BBC

UK inflation will quadruple to about 4% in the second half of next year and cut disposable income, a leading think tank has forecast. The...


Restaurant food sales soar as UK tastes change

Restaurant food sales soar as UK tastes change..

Ella Flores 01-Nov, 11:56 90 BBC

Tried to walk into a restaurant without a booking recently? Chances are you'll have been turned away after finding the place packed. From...


UK manufacturing 'on firm footing' but price pressures grow

UK manufacturing 'on firm footing' but price pressures grow..

Antonio Roberts 01-Nov, 06:56 61 BBC

UK manufacturing remained on a "firm footing" last month, with the weaker pound boosting exports, according to a closely-watched survey. ...


Bank boss

Bank boss..

Anna Torres 31-Oct, 14:24 61 BBC

Bank of England governor Mark Carney has said he will be staying on an extra year after his initial term comes to an end in 2018, to help...


Living wage rate increased by 20p an hour

Living wage rate increased by 20p an hour..

Andrew Martin 31-Oct, 06:30 63 BBC

The UK voluntary living wage, promoted by the Living Wage Foundation campaign group, is to rise by 20p an hour. The new rate will rise to...


New pound coin: Firms told to prepare for redesign

New pound coin: Firms told to prepare for redesign..

Tyler Holmes 31-Oct, 06:08 68 BBC

Businesses should get ready now for the introduction of the new 12-sided pound coin, the Treasury has said. A new website is urging firms...


Mr Carney is under pressure to say how long he'll stay

Mr Carney is under pressure to say how long he'll stay..

Joseph Williams 31-Oct, 04:36 62 BBC

Pressure is building on the Governor of the Bank of England to clarify how long he intends to stay in the job. Newspaper reports over the...


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